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Normal Hours - Limited Physical Access

The Stanislas County Law Library is open to the public with limited resource availablity. Appointments are strongly recommended. While will we will attempt to accommodate expedited assistance, you should call well in advance of any legal deadlines. In-person services are reserved for those patrons we cannot assist remotely. Staff may need information from you in order to detemine what materials we can provide via email or postal mail. Qualified borrowers and those with after-hours access should call to determine the availability of needed materials. Please see the above announcement regarding December in-person visits. In an effort to keep our patrons and employees safe, we have implemented and are strictly enforcing social distancing rules for all visitors to the Law Library. You can view or download our Social Distancing Protocol for more information. Masks are required at all times in the Law Library regardless of vaccination status.

Remote Research Services

Due to partnerships with our legal database publishers, we are currently able to provide you with home/office access to : Fast Case - Case Law, Statutes, Court Rules Authority Check NOLO Press - Self help guides and forms You can find more information about how to access these services on our Legal Databases Page Deposition and Meeting Rooms Available Now Our conference rooms will accomodate socially distanced depositions, client meetings, and conference calls for meetings of up to 8 people. Please call us to protocols and availability. Wifi and wired connections for remote depositions are available.

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Pursuant to SCLL Resolution 2021-001 Meetings of the Law Library Board of Trustees will be held via remote attemdance. If you wish to provide public comment, please contact us.

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Location & Hours

1101 13th Street Modesto, CA 95350 Mon-Fri 8am to 5pm Closed on Major Holidays
The Law Library’s public service hours have been temporarily reduced due to limited availability of staff. You may visit the Law Library from 9am to 4pm Monday though Friday. We are closed for 30 mintes over the lunch hour. We anticipate returning to normal hours on or before February 14th 2022. We regret any inconvenience this causes and look forward to serving you during available hours.